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S Con Res 95 - Budget Appropriations- FY 2005 Resolution - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Edward Kennedy, Sr. voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation-Resolution.

Read statements Edward Kennedy, Sr. made in this general time period.

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NOTE: THIS IS A NON-BINDING CONCURRENT BUDGET RESOLUTION THAT SETS THE FUNDING LEVEL FOR DISCRETIONARY SPENDING. IT IS NOT SIGNED BY THE PRESIDENT AND THEREFORE DOES NOT HOLD THE WEIGHT OF LAW, BUT IS USED AS A GUIDE FOR CONGRESS AS IT PASSES THE ANNUAL APPROPRIATION AND OTHER BILLS.

Stage Details

Legislation-Resolution - Conference Report Vote (House) (216-213) -
Legislation-Resolution - Resolution Passed With Amendment (House) -
Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

NOTE: THIS VOTE PASSED BY UNANIMOUS CONSENT, MEANING NO MEMBER OBJECTED TO THE PASSAGE OF THE VOTE. THIS DOES NOT NECESSARILY INDICATE THAT ALL MEMBERS FAVORED THE VOTE'S OUTCOME.

Legislation-Resolution - Resolution Passed (Senate) (51-45) - (Key vote)

Title: Budget Appropriations- FY 2005 Resolution

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a concurrent resolution that would establish the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2005, including appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2006 through 2009.

Highlights:
  • Appropriates an estimated total of $821 billion for the 2005 fiscal year.
  • Appropriates $422.16 billion for national defense (Sec. 103).
  • Appropriates $30 billion for operations in Iraq and Afghanistan (Sec. 312).
  • Provides additional funding for the No Child Left Behind Act, individuals with disabilities, and Pell grants (Sec. 302).
Legislation-Resolution - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Budget Appropriations- FY 2005 Resolution

Sponsors

  • Don Nickles (OK - ) (Out Of Office)
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